Former Telangana well being minister Eatala Rajender joined the BJP on Monday within the presence of Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
Mr Rajender has already resigned because the Huzurabad MLA and has additionally relinquished his membership of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS).
Welcoming him into the social gathering, Mr Pradhan stated the BJP would type the federal government in Telangana after the subsequent meeting elections.
Mr Rajender was a senior chief of the TRS and has held prime portfolios akin to finance and well being within the K Chandrashekar Rao-led successive TRS governments within the state.
He was eliminated from the Cabinet over accusations associated to land-grabbing.